Max temperatures stay below normal in Punjab, Haryana


Maximum temperatures today stayed below normal levels in most parts of and as rain lashed various places in the two states.

Union Territory of recorded a maximum temperature of 38.1 degrees C, one degree below normal and the city witnessed rainfall of 0.1 mm, department said.

In Haryana, Ambala and Hisar recorded maximum temperatures of 38.1 degrees C and 37.5 degrees C, one degree below normal and rainfall of 2 mm and 11 mm, respectively.

In Punjab, Amritsar, and Patiala recorded maximum temperatures of 38.2 degrees C, 39.5 degrees C and 38 degrees C respectively.

MeT forecast said rain or thunder storms may occur at isolated places in Punjab and Haryana in next 24 hours.